Remembering Plassey: June 23, 1757
Times of India (blog)
The battle opened with a cannonade that killed and wounded some of Clive's men. But then the heavens opened up and the battle had to stop momentarily. The English kept their powder and the guns dry but the Nawab's forces didn't; only a French artillery ...
Firing Back At Omar: 49 Acts Of Kindness
Reaching out to a family member and asking them how they're doing, or picking up a piece of litter on the side of the road, is a cannonade of consideration that can blow away the ash of nihilism in the souls of those around us. The truth is, if you ...
FOCUS: 8 SC facts to know for Carolina Day
The S.C. troops occupied an unfinished fort (Fort Sullivan, later renamed Fort Moultrie after the militia commander) made of logs from palmetto trees and the spongy nature of the wood helped repel the British cannonade. The 2nd South Carolina Regiment ...
Reviews: Beyoncé, Bob Dylan, Dolly Parton, Dixie Chicks, Panic! At the Disco and Weezer
After a final cannonade of confetti and glitter, Weezer's soaring encore ended and the mass exodus of parents who went to see Weezer and their kids who'd come to see Panic! made the long trek back to their cars. It was fun for the whole family, I guess.”.